“The prospect of domination of the nation’s scholars by Federal employment project allocations, and the power of money, is ever present and is gravely to be regarded”. “Yet, in holding scientific research and discovery in respect, as we should, we must also be alert to the equal and opposite danger that public policy could itself become captive of a scientific technological elite”…. Dwight Eisenhower

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Scientists who have switched from global cooling are now saying that the severe cold spells do not disprove global warming. “It may well be that it could make the occasional bout of extreme cold weather even more likely”. Much of the U.S. when in the the grip of a Polar Vortex is pretty much what it sounds like a whirlwind of  extremely cold, extremely dense that forms near the poles. that usually the fast winds in the vortex—which can top 100 mph (161 k/h)—keep that cold air locked up in the Arctic. But when the winds weaken, the vortex

can begin to wobble like a drunk on his fourth martini, and the Arctic air can escape and spill southward, bringing Arctic weather with it. In this case, nearly the entire polar vortex has tumbled Southward leading to record-breaking cold”.

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Newspaper articles below portray the depth of panic in the media caused by scientists who were trying to obtain government funding for further study on how to combat global cooling not global warming.  John Holdren, chief climate adviser to several presidents who helped Al Gore with his documentary, was among several scientists seeking funding for research who gave up and switched over to global warming when world temperatures began to rise slightly.

Tucker and Nye      Tucker Carlson none the wiser on percentage of AGW.

Tucker and Mark Steyn on Dovos meeting for climate executives.

The scientists and computers at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration were confidently predicting that the frigid weather would continue. The chilling pronouncement of NOAA’s senior climatologist: ‘The forecast is for no change.‘ ”
– Time Magazine, 1977. ..Source Popular Tech.

But TIME had different story, below in 2006

Earth at the Tipping Point_ Global Warming Heats Up – TIME

In 1972, two scientists – George J. Kukla (of the Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory) and R. K. Matthews (Chairman, Dept of Geological Sciences, Brown University) – wrote the following letter to President Nixon warning of the possibility of a new ice age:

Dear Mr. President:

Aware of your deep concern with the future of the world, we feel obliged to inform you on the results of the scientific conference held here recently. The conference dealt with the past and future changes of climate and was attended by 42 top American and European investigators. We enclose the summary report published in Science and further publications are forthcoming in Quaternary Research. The main conclusion of the meeting was that a global deterioration of climate, by order of magnitude larger than any hitherto experience by civilized mankind, is a very real possibility and indeed may be due very soon. The cooling has natural cause and falls within the rank of processes which produced the last ice age. This is a surprising result based largely on recent studies of deep sea sediments.

Existing data still do not allow forecast of the precise timing of the predicted development, nor the assessment of the man’s interference with the natural trends. It could not be excluded however that the cooling now under way in the Northern Hemisphere is the start of the expected shift. The present rate of the cooling seems fast enough to bring glacial temperatures in about a century, if continuing at the present pace. The practical consequences which might be brought by such developments to existing social institution are among others:

(1) Substantially lowered food production due to the shorter growing seasons and changed rain distribution in the main grain producing belts of the world, with Eastern Europe and Central Asia to be first affected.

(2) Increased frequency and amplitude of extreme weather anomalies such as those bringing floods, snowstorms, killing frosts, etc.

With the efficient help of the world leaders, the research …

With best regards,

George J. Kukla (Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory)

  1. K. Matthews (Chairman, Dept of Geological Sciences, Brown U)


1970 – Colder Winters Held Dawn of New Ice Age – Scientists See Ice Age In the Future (The Washington Post, January 11, 1970)
1970 – Is Mankind Manufacturing a New Ice Age for Itself? (L.A. Times, January 15, 1970)
1970 – New Ice Age May Descend On Man (Sumter Daily Item, January 26, 1970)
1970 – Pollution Prospect A Chilling One (The Argus-Press, January 26, 1970)
1970 – Pollution’s 2-way ‘Freeze’ On Society (Middlesboro Daily News, January 28, 1970)
1970 – Cold Facts About Pollution (The Southeast Missourian, January 29, 1970)
1970 – Pollution Could Cause Ice Age, Agency Reports (St. Petersburg Times, March 4, 1970)
1970 – Scientist predicts a new ice age by 21st century (The Boston Globe, April 16, 1970)
1970 – Pollution Called Ice Age Threat (St. Petersburg Times, June 26, 1970)
1970 – U.S. and Soviet Press Studies of a Colder Arctic (The New York Times, July 18, 1970)
1970 – Dirt Will Bring New Ice Age (The Sydney Morning Herald, October 19, 1970)
1971 – Ice Age Refugee Dies Underground (Montreal Gazette, Febuary 17, 1971)
1971 – Pollution Might Lead To Another Ice Age (The Schenectady Gazette, March 22, 1971)
1971 – Pollution May Bring Ice Age – Scientist Rites Risk (The Windsor Star, March 23, 1971)
1971 – U.S. Scientist Sees New Ice Age Coming (The Washington Post, July 9, 1971)
1971 – Ice Age Around the Corner (Chicago Tribune, July 10, 1971)
1971 – Danger: Ice age may lurk in dusty skies (The Christian Science Monitor, July 12, 1971)
1971 – New Ice Age Coming – It’s Already Getting Colder (L.A. Times, October 24, 1971)
1971 – Another Ice Age? Pollution Blocking Sunlight (The Day, November 1, 1971)
1971 – Air Pollution Could Bring An Ice Age (Harlan Daily Enterprise, November 4, 1971)
1972 – Air pollution may cause ice age (Free-Lance Star, February 3, 1972)
1972 – Scientist Says New ice Age Coming (The Ledger, February 13, 1972)
1972 – Ice Age Cometh For Dicey Times (The Sun, May 29, 1972)
1972 – Ice Age Coming (Deseret News, September 8, 1972)
1972 – There’s a new Ice Age coming! (The Windsor Star, September 9, 1972)
1972 – Scientist predicts new ice age (Free-Lance Star, September 11, 1972)
1972 – British Expert on Climate Change Says New Ice Age Creeping Over Northern Hemisphere(Lewiston Evening Journal, September 11, 1972)
1972 – Climate Seen Cooling For Return Of Ice Age (The Portsmouth Times, ?September 11, 1972?)
1972 – New Ice Age Slipping Over North (The Press-Courier, September 11, 1972)
1972 – Beginning of new ice age (The Canberra Times, September 12, 1972)
1972 – Ice Age Begins A New Assault In North (The Age, September 12, 1972)
1972 – Weather To Get Colder (Montreal Gazette, ?September 12, 1972?)
1972 – British climate expert predicts new Ice Age (The Christian Science Monitor, September 23, 1972)
1972 – Scientist Sees Chilling Signs of New Ice Age (L.A. Times, September 24, 1972)
1972 – Science: Another Ice Age? (Time Magazine, November 13, 1972)
1972 – Geologist at Case Traces Long Winters – Sees Ice Age in 20 Years (Youngstown Vindicator, December 13, 1972)
1972 – Ice Age On Its Way, Scientist Says (Toledo Blade, December 13, 1972)
1972 – Ice Age Predicted In About 200 Years (The Portsmouth Times, December 14, 1972)
1973 – New Ice Age coming? (Popular Science, January 1973)
1973 – The Ice Age Cometh (The Saturday Review, March 24, 1973)
1973 – Believe new ice age is coming (The Bryan Times, March 31, 1973)
1973 – ‘Man-made Ice Age’ Worries Scientists (The Free Lance-Star, June 22, 1973)
1973 – Fear Of Man-made Ice Age (The Spartanburg Herald, June 28, 1973)
1973 – Possibility Of Ice Age Worries The Scientists (The Argus-Press, November 12, 1973)
1973 – Weather-watchers think another ice age may be on the way (The Christian Science Monitor, December 11, 1973)
1974 – Ominous Changes in the World’s Weather (PDF) (Fortune Magazine, February 1974)
1974 – Atmospheric Dirt: Ice Age Coming?? (Pittsburgh Press, February 28, 1974)
1974 – Support for theory of a cooling world (The Canberra Times, May 16, 1974)
1974 – New evidence indicates ice age here (Eugene Register-Guard, May 29, 1974)
1974 – Another Ice Age? (Time Magazine, June 24, 1974)
1974 – 2 Scientists Think ‘Little’ Ice Age Near (Hartford Courant, August 11, 1974)
1974 – Ice Age, worse food crisis seen (Chicago Tribune, October 30, 1974)
1974 – Imminent Arrival of the Ice (Radio Times, November 14, 1974)
1974 – Making a BBC Science Special [The Weather Machine] (New Scientist, November 14, 1974)
1974 – The Weather Machine (BBC, November 20, 1974)
1974 – New ice age ‘could be in our lifetime’ (The Canberra Times, November 22, 1974)
1974 – Believes Pollution Could Bring On Ice Age (Ludington Daily News, December 4, 1974)
1974 – Pollution Could Spur Ice Age, Nasa Says (Beaver Country Times, ?December 4, 1974?)
1974 – Air Pollution May Trigger Ice Age, Scientists Feel (The Telegraph, ?December 5, 1974?)
1974 – More Air Pollution Could Trigger Ice Age Disaster (Daily Sentinel, ?December 5, 1974?)
1974 – Scientists Fear Smog Could Cause Ice Age (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, December 5, 1974)
1975 – Climate Changes Called Ominous (The New York Times, January 19, 1975)
1975 – Climate Change: Chilling Possibilities (Science News, March 1, 1975)
1975 – B-r-r-r-r: New Ice Age on way soon? (Chicago Tribune, March 2, 1975)
1975 – Cooling Trends Arouse Fear That New Ice Age Coming (Eugene Register-Guard, ?March 2, 1975?)
1975 – Is Another Ice Age Due? Arctic Ice Expands In Last Decade (Youngstown Vindicator, ?March 2, 1975?)
1975 – Is Earth Headed For Another Ice Age? (Reading Eagle, March 2, 1975)
1975 – New Ice Age Dawning? Significant Shift In Climate Seen (Times Daily, ?March 2, 1975?)
1975 – There’s Troublesome Weather Ahead (Tri City Herald, ?March 2, 1975?)
1975 – Is Earth Doomed To Live Through Another Ice Age? (The Robesonian, ?March 3, 1975?)
1975 – The Ice Age cometh: the system that controls our climate (Chicago Tribune, April 13, 1975)
1975 – The Cooling World (Newsweek, April 28, 1975)
1975 – Cooling trend may signal coming of another Ice Age (The Sun, May 16, 1975)
1975 – Scientists Ask Why World Climate Is Changing; Major Cooling May Be Ahead (PDF) (The New York Times, May 21, 1975)
1975 – Summer of A New Ice Age (The Age, June 5, 1975)
1975 – In the Grip of a New Ice Age? (International Wildlife, July-August, 1975)
1975 – Experts ponder another ice age (The Spokesman-Review, September 8, 1975)
1975 – Oil Spill Could Cause New Ice Age (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, December 11, 1975)
1976 – Deadly Harvest [Film] (Starring: Kim Cattrall, Clint Walker, 1976)
1976 – The Cooling: Has the Next Ice Age Already Begun? [Book] (Lowell Ponte, 1976)
1976 – Ice Age Predicted (Reading Eagle, January 22, 1976)
1976 – Ice Age Predicted In Century (Bangor Daily News, January 22, 1976)
1976 – It’s Going To Get Chilly About 125 Years From Now (Sarasota Herald-Tribune, January 23, 1976)
1976 – Worrisome CIA Report; Even U.S. Farms May be Hit by Cooling Trend (U.S. News & World Report, May 31, 1976)
1977 – Blizzard – What Happens if it Doesn’t Stop? [Book] (George Stone, 1977)
1977 – The Weather Conspiracy: The Coming of the New Ice Age [Book] (The Impact Team, 1977)
1977 – The Ice Age Cometh… (New York Magazine, January 31, 1977)
1977 – The Big Freeze (Time Magazine, January 31, 1977)
1977 – Has The Ice Age Cometh Again? (Calgary Herald, February 1, 1977)
1977 – Space Mirrors Proposed To Prevent Crop Freezes (Bangor Daily News, February 7, 1977)
1977 – Sunspot lull may bring on new ice age (The Christian Science Monitor, March 30, 1977)
1977 – We Will Freeze in the Dark (Capital Cities Communications Documentary, Host: Nancy Dickerson, April 12, 1977)
1978 – Ice! [Book] (Arnold Federbush, 1978)
1978 – The New Ice Age [Book] (Henry Gilfond, 1978)
1978 – Winter May Be Colder Than In Last Ice Age (Deseret News, January 2, 1978)
1978 – Current Winters Seen Colder Than In Ice Age? (The Telegraph, January 3, 1978)
1978 – Winter Temperatures Colder Than Last Ice Age (Eugene Register-Guard, Eugene Register-Guard, January 3, 1978)
1978 – International Team of Specialists Finds No End in Sight to 30-Year Cooling Trend in Northern Hemisphere (The New York Times, January 5, 1978)
1978 – Little Ice Age: Severe winters and cool summers ahead (Calgary Herald, January 10, 1978)
1978 – Winters Will Get Colder, ‘we’re Entering Little Ice Age’ (Daily Record, January 10, 1978)
1978 – Geologist Says Winters Getting Colder (Middlesboro Daily News, January 16, 1978)
1978 – It’s Going To Get Colder (Boca Raton News, ?January 17, 1978?)
1978 – Another Ice Age? (Kentucky New Era, February 12, 1978)
1978 – Another Ice Age? (Reading Eagle, ?February 13, 1978?)
1978 – The Coming Ice Age (In Search Of TV Show, Season 2, Episode 23, Host: Leonard Nimoy, May 1978)
1978 – An Ice Age Is Coming Weather Expert Fears (Milwaukee Sentinel, November 17, 1978)
1979 – A Choice of Catastrophes – The Disasters That Threaten Our World [Book] (Isaac Asimov, 1979)
1979 – The Sixth Winter [Book] (John R. Gribbin, 1979)
1979 – The New Ice Age Cometh (The Age, January 16, 1979)
1979 – Ice Age Building Up (Daily Record, June 5, 1979)
1979 – Large Glacial Buildup Could Mean Ice Age (Daily Chronicle, June 5, 1979)
1979 – Ice Age On Its Way (Lewiston Morning Tribune, June 7, 1979)
1979 – Get Ready to Freeze (Daily Chronicle, October 12, 1979)
1979 – New ice age almost upon us? (The Christian Science Monitor, November 14, 1979)

Note: A couple of the news stories are duplicates in different papers with slightly different titles, this is intentional to show that these types of stories were not isolated to a certain regional paper.


Source: Popular Tech


  1. Denier says:

    A typical comment from a scientist!
    One of the questions that nags at climatologists asks when and how fast a new ice age might descend. A Belgian scientist suggests this could happen sooner and swifter than you might think.

  2. Noholme says:

    They couldn’t go with global warming, when the cooling scam ran out of gas, until temperatures readings got back to where they were in 1940. They had to wait until the mid 80’s, when slightly higher mean temperatures were recorded, before anybody could jump on the gravy train. It didn’t seen to matter when people like Tim Flannery and Bill Nye made fools of themselves on television. Even the ABC, the gate keeper of the warming hysteria, were made to look foolish by Flannery’s ridiculous statements.

  3. Trumped says:

    How could Obama possibly say the the debate is over and the science is settled…97% of scientists agree etc. When his own intelligence staff and just about everyone else in the U.S. would have known that the results of the study conducted by John Cook, claiming to prove that 97% of “scientists” had agreed that global warming was real and mostly cause by man, knew it to be fraudulent. The results of his paper and how it was derived can be accessed on the internet for anyone who has any doubts. Trump knew enough about the fraud when he withdrew from the Paris agreement where U.S. have to fork out billions and reduce their emissions while Chinese corporations are building or planning to build more than 700 new coal plants at home and around the world, some in countries that today burn little or no coal, according to tallies compiled by Urgewald, an environmental group based in Berlin. Many of the plants are in China, but by capacity, roughly a fifth of these new coal power stations are in other countries.

    • Teresa says:

      Some times it is necessary to alter and exaggerate the data to to get the attention of the public. I don’t agree that John Cook should have gone as far as he did but his passion to get the message across has made it worse.for the credibility of both sides of the warming. It is too late its out there now so there is no use worrying about it.
      Having said that, I am tired of reading about global warming and climate change, why can’t we address something more important like pollution of the air and cleaning up our waterways.

  4. Fothringham says:

    Every country has had a chance to form a democratic system of government like we see in the western world.. Giving money to countries who refuse or are unable to do so will only perpetuate their problems and be a complete waste.

  5. David says:

    Satellite global temperature data is slightly cooler than ground base thermometers but are more accurate. What is significant is that they have shown no sign of any warming since 1998. This explains why the IPCC have gone into damage control by replacing global warming with climate change. It is interesting that New York has just had its coldest new years eve ever. (climate change)
    What this means is they won’t have to worry about altering the data of previous years to show lower temperatures to give the impression the current temperatures prove the earth is warming.

  6. Florida Mansions says:

    It won’t matter whether temperatures go up or down, warming or cooling, because it will still be climate change caused by man! These idiots will keep this fraud going as long as the money keeps flowing. I am very disappointed with CNN team who have supported the scam all the way…..Apologies to the weatherman John Coleman who was sacked after decades of service because he refused to accept the global warming fraud… Let’s see what Trump can do.

  7. Courvent says:

    USA can’t fully withdraw from the Paris accord until 2020 but that won’t hold if the agreement allows countries like China and India to increase emissions while America must reduce theirs.

    This idea of a world government and sharing of resources came in 1989 when Maurice Strong, socialist and oil millionaire, was appointed Secretary General of the Earth Summit and in 1992, addressing Earth Summit II in Rio, he told the thousands of climate change delegates: “It is clear that current lifestyles and consumption patterns of the affluent middle class— involving high meat intake, consumption of large amounts frozen and convenience foods, use of fossil fuels, appliances, home and work place air-conditioning, and suburbanhousing — are not sustainable”.
    He also said: “Isn’t the only hope for the planet that the industrialized civilizations collapse? Isn’t it our responsiblity to bring that about?” – Maurice Strong, founder of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP

    • Gardinella says:


      UN Climate Chief Christiana Figueres stated bluntly, “Our aim is not to save the world from ecological calamity but to change the global economic system…” In simpler terms, she intends to replace free enterprise, entrepreneurial capitalism with UN-controlled centralized, One World government and economic control.

      UN IPCC official Ottmar Edenhofer presented an additional reason for UN climate policies. “One has to free oneself from the illusion that international climate policy is environmental policy, it is not”. It is actually about how “we redistribute de facto the world’s wealth.”

  8. Hope says:

    Because we have had an increase of 0.79 degrees of global warming, over a period of more than a century, rich nations will have to share there wealth with poorer nations, many of whom are hostile to America, and at the same time lower our quality of life by phasing out the use of fossil fuels that have allowed the world to create everything we touch and use today. They have introduced a trillion dollar industry based on fraud. A great deal rests on whether Trump is going to back up his promise to the American people that he would withdraw from the Paris accord. It is encouraging that he has sacked John Holdren Obama’s science adviser and trimmed the department.

  9. Havelock says:

    Sea levels have risen but not to the extent that has been claimed. The 1841 tidal marking in Port Arthur suggests a sea rise, after making allowances, between 0.1 to 0.3 mm per year.
    It is interesting to note that many of these small island nations are actually rising which makes sea rise difficult to assess. While in other parts of the world there is no supporting evidence.
    These experts, who we thought could be trusted, who are publishing dodgy temperature charts to scare people and obtain grants, have high jacked the climate debate from people who genuinely care about our planet and have no desire to profit from it.

  10. Karl Spence says:

    I cannot understand why the heads of lending institutions and property investors are ploughing billions of dollars into developments in Florida, New York and other low lying parts of the world, when these areas, according to the IPPC, will be be underwater in a decade or two. Why haven’t the scientists, who have all the data, warned them of the impending sea rise disaster. It seems to me that a certain amount of information is not being shared with the public, maybe the flooding of coastal areas is exaggerated and more to do with continued government funding of climate research.

    • Leveleight says:

      The IPCC, with 90% confidence say that sea levels will rise about 1 metre by the end of the century. That is if the world doesn’t revert to a cooling period beforehand.
      Most canal and coastal developments are well above that level.
      Victoria’s minimum allowable is 1 metre.
      Patterson Lakes in Melbourne is 4 metres above sea level.
      Al Gore says sea levels will rise by 20 feet in a short period which is being taught to school children. They will regret giving this guy the Nobel Prize he is a shyster.

  11. Brookereight says:

    We think that carbon dioxide is causing the planet to warm but we have no proof of that, in fact it has been demonstrated by ice cores samples that CO2 concentrations follow periods of warming and the drop in world temperatures from 1940 to 1979 was a period when CO2 emissions had increased significantly. We don’t know what caused the little ice age or the medieval period when temperatures were much warmer than we have today, so how are we able to predict world temperatures in the future. Could it be the phases of the SUN.? It is a basic requirement that we must first understand its role on the earth’s changing climate before we start imposing these draconian restrictions.

    • Florida Mansions says:

      Above average world temperatures have increased from 0.250 C in 1940 to 0.850 C in 2016, a margin of 0.6 C. According to the IPCC at least half of the that was caused by man which means the maximum amount of natural warming (probably the SUN) was more than 0.3 C over a period of 76 years….hardly anything to worry about wouldn’t you say.

  12. Shielcotte says:

    The real challenge facing the world is overpopulation.
    Prior to the Paris climate accord a reporter went to the United Nations website to find out whether it would be discussed at the summit only to learn it was not even on the conference agenda!
    All that could be found was the definition.
    Description exceeding of certain threshold limits of population density when environmental resources fail to meet the requirements of individual organisms regarding shelter, nutrition and so forth. It gives rise to high rates of mortality and morbidity. See also carrying capacity.

  13. Summertime in Aust says:

    Penrith in Sydney’s west reached a top of 47.3 degrees Celsius, the highest temperature recorded by a weather station in the Sydney metropolitan area since 1939 when the temperature then hit 47.8 degrees Celsius.
    1939 was by far Australia’s hottest summer. Adelaide sweltered with temperatures of 117.7 F or 47.6 during a 15 day spell of temperatures over 100 C.
    Kyancutta, in South Australia, recorded 120.7 F or 49 C. in the same period.
    Melbourne’s hottest day was 45.6 C on 13th January 1939 one of several days with similar temperatures leading up to Black Friday.
    It is not surprising that the 1930’s was easily the world’s hottest decade.

    • Geraldine says:

      Those records were broken during the period of warming which reached its peak in 1940 and cooled slightly until 1979. The world has warmed at least 0.6 degrees Celsius since 1940 but may cool again as it has previously but we really don’t know. All these events that are predicted to occur before the end of the century are based on the world continuing to warm at a uniform rate which may not happen.

  14. Seldomseen says:

    Developing countries need to be free to make their own decisions about how to improve their people’s lives. Activists who’ve never had to worry about starvation, malaria and simple survival have no right to impose their fears, prejudices and ideologies on the world’s poor. It’s a message that needs to be spread far and wide… C S Prakash

  15. Coolist says:

    Brad Plumer points out over at Vox:

    “What’s most relevant to us humans, living in the present day, is that the climate has been remarkably stable for the past 12,000 years. That period encompasses all of human civilisation – from the pyramids to the Industrial Revolution to Facebook and beyond.

    We’ve benefited greatly from that stability. It’s allowed us to build farms and coastal cities and thrive without worrying about overly wild fluctuations in the climate.”
    So stop trying to get funding for a non-existent problem….Do something useful instead!

  16. No Name says:

    “According to Dr David Viner, a senior research scientist at the climatic research unit of the University of East Anglia, within a few years winter snowfall will become ‘a very rare and exciting event’. ‘Children just aren’t going to know what snow is,’ he said.”

    The “climate change will destroy snow” line remained an article of faith with the doomist crowd for some time. “We are already seeing the snow season shortened,” then-Greens leader Christine Milne told the National Press Club in 2014. “The snow dumps have become smaller.”

    • Maurice says:

      What a stupid thing to say! There were two reasons why Christine Milne made that statement, first because she was a greeny and secondly, a condition applicable to many alarmists, is the Crowd Psychology a sought of cheer leader behaviour syndrome. Like one woman, a member of the climate council headed by Tim Flannery, who said she could tell the world was warming because “the recent Western Sydney summers had been much warmer than the rest of the City”.

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